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FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 3:00am PST
quote enough for president obama and the white house has draft add whole version of immigration, and immigration bill that leaked out and not sitting well with some republicans. and doug, what's going oven with that bill. >> reporter: this appears to be the white house laying down a marker for the congress. the president's plan, an extrance seie expansive form of amnesty.
NBC
Feb 17, 2013 11:00am EST
it? barack obama lost two-thirds of white men who didn't go to college, first wipeout since walter mondale lost 49 states to 1. can the president ever crack through that? hi, i'm chris matthews. welcome to the show. with us today presidential historian michael beschloss. cook political report amy walter. "the washington post's" henderson and "the new york times"'s david henderhard. have the republicans turn turned up the heat on barack obama now even before he won re-election? we saw in there temporary the defeat of chuck hagel's nomination, leaving the president without a pentagon secretary and there seems to be more where that came from. we decide to look at how this past tuesday, state of the union day played out starting with valerie jarrett on "morning joe" making the case there for bipartisanship. here she was at dawn. >> he's determined to work and move our country forward. chris: not so fast. three hours later kelly o'donnell on nbc. >> the president had some sharp words. here's the key quote -- don't think he's got the guts to do it. chris: later that afternoon in the figh
FOX
Feb 17, 2013 9:39am EST
was the sequester and did you ever think we'd actually get to this point? >> first, it was the white house, it was obama and jack lew and rob nabors who went to harry reid and said this is the solution but everyone has their fingerprint on this and it is everyone's -- the policy and it is law, what is important about it is, it is a governing travesty. the idea that you are going to go around and in random ways cut things and would be like a family that has to cut their budget, saying, let's cut the medicine that keeps the children alive. it is stupid. >> chris: kim, having said that it is stupid, what are the chances that we're actually going to reach march 1st and the sequester, the $85 billion in automatic cuts, will kick in and if it does, and if we begin to see, markets reacting and stuff, how does it play out with the president insisting there have to be tax hikes on the rich, and, the republicans saying, no, it all needs to come out of spending cuts? >> i think it is very likely we hit that day and it comes and the reason why is because, the republicans have been asking the white hou
CNN
Feb 17, 2013 2:00pm PST
house. even though president obama was away in florida they said their message to him and to the white house is you can't go back to the status quo. >> they put a minuscule amount of money into research and development for renewable energy that they spend on fossil fuels, we'd be there now, you no? he it's not because it can't be done, it's because of political and financial new be that have a vesd interest in keeping the system that we have now and it's not working. >> we are facing world disasters and we will see more and more in this. and it may be an immediate necessity to change all of this as soon as we possibly can. >> reporter: some say it will help the u.s. establish better energy independence not be so dependent on foreign nations for oil. we would be working with an al li -- ally like canada. the stricter emissions standards have been felt in place like west virginia and cost jobs in some of the coal plants. they worry that further tightening some of those emissions standards will basically put a lot of coal plants out of business. deb? >> saving the environment and trying t
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 8:00am PST
states will work within the plan, come up with our own or partner with president obama and the white house. but the money. it takes money as everything else in the country does. do we have enough to do that? >> that really. taking the politics out of it and look at governors make sense in tough economic times with budgets that are squeezed. they were looking to see what kind much federal dollars -- of federal dollars are in the man date and the politics became mored in. the red states they decide it was not enough money to comply with what the obama administrationmented to do. for the blue states, jamie, there is a concern that there are not enough dollars. if you separate the consumer from the price which is it what all federal programs tend to do and you don't center downward pressure on what the costs are. obama care is here to stay and it will get more and more expensive unless we can talk to constumers about what it costless. october 1st is when you can start signing up for coverage on january 1st . jamu, if we don't have the money, how do we take care of it in states that are d
MSNBC
Feb 17, 2013 11:00am PST
compromise that will pass. what will fail is either the right in congress or president obama in the white house try and push it too far one way or another to win points. then it's gonna come crashing down. that's, i think what john mccain meant. >> how does the president deal with the republican party he is now dealing with? >> i don't know. i think a lot -- everything here makes sense what we are talking about, because we are being reasonable here. we want to have an immigration bill. i think that's -- everybody wants one in this country. we know we have had 11 million people come in the country illegally, we know we would like something to be done compassionately toward them. we are not going to throw them out, that's ridiculous, yet we want to stop illegal immigration. so is business really on board here to stop illegal immigration? are the democrats really on board to stop illegal immigration? are the republicans? i think they have got together, republicans are very good at teeth, being the tough guy. democrats are good at being the good cop. they can work together. the democrats can
NBC
Feb 17, 2013 6:00pm EST
, cheerios ♪ the one and only, cheerios >>> president obama's chief of staff confirms the white house has been working on its own plan for immigration reform. it was leaked yesterday and quickly drew criticism from senate republicans who are working on a bipartisan bill. today on "meet the press" whous white house chief of staff dennis mcdonough defended the plan but says he hopes congress can reach a deal. >> if those do not work out we'll have an option ready to put out there. >> marco rubio of florida called the white house plan dead on arrival in congress. the proposal includes an eight-year path to citizenship for the 11 million people who are already in the country illegally. a bipartisan gang of eight in the senate is expected to reveal its plan coming up in march. >>> pope benedict delivered his second to last sunday blessing before retiring at the end of the month. he blessed a crowd of more than 100,000 from his window in st. peter's square. the pontiff asking the crowd to continue praying for him and the next pope. we're also learning more about the pope's diminishing health. a
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 3:00am PST
, congress apparently isn't moving fast enough for president obama and the white house has draft add whole version of immigration, and immigration bill that leaked out and not sitting well with some republicans. and doug, what's going oven with that bill. >> reporter: this appears to be the white house laying down a marker for the congress. the president's plan, an extrance seie expansive form of amnesty. one called it half-baked. lawful immigrant status to just about anyone, even those with criminal records will be included as long as they haven't been convicted of three crimes or more than a year in prison and a security element to this to enhance efforts at the border and employers eventually check the immigration status of new hires and the president says he will push his own bill if congress fails to act. >> but it's important for us to recognize that the foundation for bipartisan action is already in place and if congress is unable to move forward in a timely fashion, i will send up a bill based upon my proposal and insist at that they vote on it right away. >> now, officially, a wh
NBC
Feb 17, 2013 6:30pm EST
action today in washington. thousands of people marched past the white house and urged president obama to take strong measures to combat climate change. they called for greater support of clean energy technologies and voiced opposition to the controversial xl keystone pipeline that would carry oil from canada to the gulf of mexico. >>> there's a lot more ahead as nightly news continues on a sunday. a new study suggests how women may dramatically reduce the chances their children will develop autism. >>> and later, making a difference at a school where the kids are taught they have more to given that they may think. see life in the best light. outdoors, or in. transitions® lenses automatically filter just the right amount of light. so you see everything the way it's meant to be seen. maybe even a little better. visit your eyecare professional today to ask about our newest lenses, transitions vantage and transitions xtractive lenses. experience life well lit. ask which transitions adaptive lens is best for you. get coricidin hbp. the number one pharmacist recommended cold brand designed
PBS
Feb 16, 2013 4:00pm PST
be valued as high as $35 million. and now, courtesy of president obama, mary jo white's been named to head the s.e.c., the securities and exchange commission -- the very agency that regulates her clients and everyone else doing business in the stock market. but as they say on late night tv, wait, there's more. join us for our latest episode of "as the door revolves" in which the door spins ever faster between the s.e.c. and big business. according to a major new report from the nonpartisan watchdog pogo, the project on government oversight, hundreds of the agency's former employees have done or are doing business with the s.e.c. on behalf of the corporations the agency is supposed to regulate. imagine, hundreds with an intimate knowledge of how the place works advocating for their clients with friends at the s.e.c., colleagues who themselves may be looking for a big payoff when they, too, leave government. no wonder the s.e.c. has granted special waivers to business on some 350 occasions that according to the report, "softened the blow of enforcement actions." the plot thickens. pogo also
CNN
Feb 17, 2013 5:00am PST
marco rubio. no saturday saturday going on at the white house. president obama laying out this ambitious address at this week's state of the union, but does he have enough support among democrats to get anything past republicans? candy crowley joins us now from washington. gun control, immigration. i mean, candy, how does the president plan to navigate these obstacles in congress? >> hoping the senate democrats will navigate it for him. here's his problem politically, and there are six senate democrats up for re-election in 2014 who are in states that voted for mitt romney, so we would call them vulnerable. so if you bring up gun control, particularly in some of these interior west states and southern states and it includes an assault weapons ban, you cannot necessarily count on those senate democrat. it's not just about republicans. it's also about the senate democrats, so this is going to have a lot to do i think with harry reid and with those in the senate who can figure out the art of the doable which is really what politics is about. what can we get that will at once move the presid
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 12:00am PST
't need any apology for mistakes which have been done. but we need understanding in the white house . that president obama is more mature and real estic and committed to the results and consequences of his policy. >> general, it is it a pleasure to have you here. god bless you and thank you. >> as the love birds across the globe celebrated valentine's day. on thursday, the main stream media love affair with the obama administration reached a point in the relationship where the vice-president is asking journalist to help him pass the gun control agenda. my reaction to thahahahaha day. in three seconds we'll get you back to huckabee. >> last week we showed you how vice-president joe biden promoted gun control in his trip to france. this week he is back and on monday in philadelphia he asked his friends to help. >> we are counting on the legitimate news media to cover the discussion . >> the legitimate news media. what did he have in mind? i am sure he meant fox news channel. okay, so he didn't. the press was always intended to be the watch dog of american government. never the overfed
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 2:00am PST
understanding in the white house . that president obama is more mature and real estic and committed to the results and consequences of his policy. >> general, it is it a pleasure to have you here. god bless you and thank you. >> as the love birds across the globe celebrated valentine's day. on thursday, the main stream media love affair with the obama administration reached a point in the relationship where the vice-president is asking journalist to help him pass the gun control agenda. my reaction to thahahahaha7pópó target is in sight. yes, dad, i see him. now pour some chloroform into a white rag and.... no. hi. i understand you're looking for a hotel with a pool. with priceline express deals, you can save big and get exactly what you need. do i have to bid? use the stun gun. he's giving you lip. no! he's just asking a question. no bidding. awesome. get the grappling hook to... dad, i... no? ok. in three seconds we'll get you back to huckabee. >> last week we showed you how vice-president joe biden promoted gun control in his trip to france. this week he is back and on monday
CNN
Feb 16, 2013 10:00pm PST
president and millions of white folks turned barack obama into their own person cliff huxtable. that doesn't mean we are past racism. that is what we have to deal with. >> anthony, do you agree with that? >> absolutely. i think especially we're talking about the whole big picture of hollywood and where we all work. on the surface, it's liberal. but when you look deeper than that, it's completely face value. and it's always an issue. and i think it's the consciousness that we need to continue to bring up and to discuss. that will only help us move forward. >> jamison, you made a point, we were talking about news. and i said if it's the black guy on the news on the weekend and i said, how many brown-skinned brothers do you see anchoring the news. and you said, what? >> one. one. just one. just you. just you. turn the channel. turn the channel, come back. you'll be right here. >> where's the arab guy? >> where's the arab guy? the arab anchor? seriously, dean, where's the arab anchor, the asian anchor, the hispanic anchor? where are the brown-skinned african-american news anchors? >> why does
FOX News
Feb 16, 2013 5:00pm PST
need understanding in the white house . that president obama is more mature and real estic and committed to the results and consequences of his policy. >> general, it is it a pleasure to have you here. god bless you and thank you. >> as the love birds across the globe celebrated valentine's day. on thursday, the main stream media love affair with the obama administration reached a point in the relationship where the vice-president is asking journalist to help him pass the gun control agenda. my reaction to that when we return. i upgraded to the new sprint direct connect. so i can get three times the coverage. [ manager 2 ] it's like working in a giant sandbox. with all these huge toys. and with the fastest push-to-talk... i can keep track of them all. [ male announcer ] upgrade to the new "done" with access to the fastest push-to-talk and three times the coverage. now when you buy one kyocera duraxt rugged phone for $69.99, you'll get four free. other offers available. visit a sprint store, or call 855-878-4biz. it will if it's new outlast stay fabulous foundation. visit a
CNN
Feb 17, 2013 3:00am PST
at morehouse has it in with the white house. he is a forcmer member of the obama administration. pretty good connection to make it happen. >>> if you want to own a piece of camelot, time to pull out your credit card. thousands of pieces of memorabilia will hit the auction block. like air force one bomber jacket and a birthday card signed by john jr. to his dad and a marked up itinerary for the slained president's trip to dallas. the items were found in the home of one of jfk's special assistants. >>> let's move on to a modern day camlet. you might have different ideas of who that might be, we're talking about the jolie-pitts. movies, six kids, brad pitt and angelina jolie could add winemaker to their resume. editorial producer nadia belchick. why wine? >> they're now making wine. they're doing it with a renowned french winemaker so the label is going to say jolie-pitt-parin. they've been to blending sessions and even involved in the very unique design of the bottle, as you can see. you may remember that brad pitt fancies himself as an amateur architect. interesting wine and interesting bottl
FOX News
Feb 17, 2013 9:00am PST
." today on the sunday talk shows president obama's chief of staff said the white house hasn't proposed anything to capitol hill yet. in rhode island, they are marking a grim anniversary. ten years since the tragic nightclub fire in west warwick that killed 100 people. survivors and family members plan an afternoon service that will include remarks from the governor and former governor. the fire was started by the band great white's pyrotechnics. >>> a golf channel analyst tweeted that the president and tiger woods were playing with the owner of the floridian yacht club who also owns the houston astros. the president on a three day get away while his wife is skiing out west with their daughters. >>> if you are arrested but before you are ever convicted of anything should the government be able to require you to hand over a dna sample? the supreme court will consider that question later this month in a case of a man who was arrested for assault, forced to give a dna sample which linked him to an unsolved rape of which he was ultimately convicted. he said the dna collection resulted to an
MSNBC
Feb 17, 2013 7:00am PST
. >> calling it whiteness, barack obama is in the middle of that. he's as american as it gets. there's always going to be a dominant cultural ethos here. part of your what project is talking about is what happens after the revolution, after you fight against actual serious oppression. it's a different thing there. one part of you says i want to hold on to this cohesiveness and identity here. the other part is then struggling like what do we do now? we are more of a plurality. that has to be and is difficult and happens to every activist group. it has to accept your ranks have more than you think. the great thing in america right now, not as a value judgment, but as a large thing is we are all becoming more hyphenated. we don't want to be republican or democrat or conservative, liberal, progressive. we are crazy hyphenated. how do you fit kind of a sort of identity or community based politics in that. it's difficult and sometimes gets ugly. >> can i say there's a danger here in seeing our demographics shift and our actual rainbow diversity from the real politics of the world that we live in an
CNN
Feb 16, 2013 7:00pm PST
're post-racial because we have a black president and millions of white folks turned barack obama into their own person cliff huxtable. >> anthony, do you agree with that? >> absolutely. i think especially we're talking about the whole big picture of hollywood and where we all work. on the surface, it's liberal. but when you look deeper than that, it's completely face value. and it's always an issue. and i think it's the consciousness that we need to continue to bring up and to discuss. that will only help us move forward. >> jamison, you made a point, we were talking about news. and i said if it's the black guy on the news on the weekend and i said, how many brown-skinned brothers do you see anchoring the news. and you said, what? >> one. one. just one. just you. just you. turn the channel. turn the channel, come back. you'll be right here. >> where's the arab guy? >> where's the arab guy? the arab anchor? seriously, dean, where's the arab anchor, the asian anchor, the hispanic anchor? where are the brown-skinned african-american news anchors? >> why does it matter on cnn? we've
CNN
Feb 17, 2013 11:00am PST
. they are marching by the white house, trying to take their message to president obama and to some of the legislators here, and we've been talking to a lot of the marchers who have been here, excuse me, ma'am. >> yes? >> reporter: what brought you out here today on this march? >> right here, this is my little grandson, and i want a better world for him. i don't want a climate that's changing, creating all sorts of havoc as far as weather, droughts, floods, wars, that's what we mean. >> reporter: what is your message to president obama on expanding the keystone pipeline, bringing the oil from canada and the expansion obviously would bring it past the midwest all the way to the gulf coast. >> yes, i would say be brave and stand up against the oil interests that are not in our national interests. >> reporter: thank you very much. that's some of the sentiment that we've been hearing all morning, all early afternoon. of course, critics will say on the other side that when you talk about the economy, when you talk about the economy that the keystone pipeline is not dangerous, that it uses some of the lates
CNN
Feb 17, 2013 3:00pm PST
right past the white house. even though president obama is away in florida, the message that they wanted to send to him is clear. they want two things. they want to environmental protection agency to establish stri stricter emission standards on existing power plants. not just future plants moving down the line. they also want president obama to kill the extension of the keystone pipeline. that's the oil pipeline that's coming from canada and would cut through the united states to bring oil all the way to the gulf coast. a lot of folks here are younger voters. younger people who say even though the u.s. right now may be as focused on the debt ceiling and other issues, it's time to look further down the line. >> i'm only 16 and some day, i hope to have my own kids and i think this is, i want them to live in a world that's you know, like environmentally safe and natural. >> a dirty and dangerous pipeline that's going to cut our country in half carrying a very da dangerous fuel and it will cause run away climate change. >> on the flip side, a lot of folks say tighter emission standards have
NBC
Feb 17, 2013 7:00am PST
hamilton and in the senate for majority leader tom daschle and later for barack obama. when he decided to make a run for the white house in 2008 he tapped mcdonough to be his foreign policy adviser to the campaign. the president announced him as his pick, mcdonough involved in every major foreign policy decision, including the call to get osama bin laden. >> i actually b
MSNBC
Feb 17, 2013 9:00am PST
on the borders being secure. now the white house not confirming that usa today article, but dennis mcdonough today making the points that president obama will put his own proposal forward if congress cannot come up with a plan. as of right now, the white house wants to give congress a chance to act on immigration reform. but marco rubio within hours released a statement saying the president's plan is dead on arrival. that is evis enraging the immign debate. the white house saying it does seem as though the process is moving forward. just to put this in larger context. if you look at the debates on the horizon and the sequester of gun control. they feel it has the best chance of passing because of the 2012 race where the president got the large majority of latino voters. again, this leak certainly enflaming the debate. >> kristen, thank you. emily, you heard kristen talk about rubio's statement. here is the detail of the osedpn arrival and leaving us with a broken system for years to come. emily, what is the response to that tell you? >> it is a pretty hot response. in what has been so
NBC
Feb 17, 2013 5:00am EST
in the united states. a white house spokesman reports that president obama is undergoing a bipartisan effort to create a comprehensive immigration bill but will move forward if congress fails to act. >> it is time to harness the talent and ingenuity of hard working immigrants. >> a spokesman says a final bill has not been prepared. but that progress is being made. >> teams of investigators are trying to figure out what cost a fire that spent -- that forced sows' of people to spend several days strapped sea. more with the story. >> shortly after the carnival cruise and docked in -- the first lawsuit was served. >> we do not have to be subjected to these conditions. >> he represents a texas woman who says carnival was negligent before and after an engine fire crippled the vessel sunday. with no power or working restrooms, the ship turned into a floating toit. winning will not be easy. passenger's side away many of their rights before getting on board. >> there is a contract that they call your ticket. >> the cruise line has apologized for the terrible conditions. the offer passengers full refu
ABC
Feb 17, 2013 7:00am PST
obama going to get any of this out of congress? white house chief of staff, denis mcdonough, is here. then -- >> the debate time for senator hagel is not yet over. >> hagel on hold and -- >> straight out. >> was this really a big deal? >> don't worry, senator rubio, nobody noticed that you gave a speech. [ laughter ] >> our powerhouse roundtable takes on all the week's politics. george will, democratic congressman joaquin castro, former speaker of the house newt gingrich, ruth marcus from "the washington post" and former romney adviser, stuart stevens. >> hello again. george is off today. it's great to have you with us. in a "this week" exclusive congressman paul ryan is standing by to join us live, but first a major political story breaking overnight. a new report from "usa today" with what the paper says is a draft of the white house immigration proposal.
ABC
Feb 17, 2013 10:00am EST
." plus, how is president obama going to get any of this out of congress? white house chief of staff, denis mcdonough, is here. then -- >> the debate time for senator hagel is not yet over. >> hagel on hold and -- >> straight out. >> was this really a big deal? >> don't worry, senator rubio, nobody noticed that you gave a speech. [ laughter ] >> our powerhouse roundtable takes on all the week's politics. george will, democratic congressman joaquin castro, former speaker of the house newt gingrich, ruth marcus from "the washington post" and former romney adviser, stuart stevens. >> hello again. george is off today. it's great to have you with us. in a "this week" exclusive congressman paul ryan is standing by to join us live, but first a major political story breaking overnight. a new report from "usa today" with what the paper says is a draft of the white house immigration proposal. according to the report, the plan includes allowing undocumented immigrants to apply for legal status with a pathway to citizenship after eight years. it also expands e-verify and border security. joining
MSNBC
Feb 17, 2013 12:00pm PST
the second amendment affords and which it does not. we start with developing news in florida where the white house confirmed that president obama teed off with golfing great tiger woods today. woods lives about an hour and a half from where president obama is vacationing. they will be on the course for several more hours of course. joining us on the course is tim rosaforte. you are at the resort with the president. what more can you tell us? >> the floridaen golf and react club in palm city, florida is where they played their round of golf. the president is visiting here through some friends of his in houston. he was introduced to the golf course and as a result of that has decided to take a golf buddies trip more than anything else. he took lessons from butch harmon and his son, claude. they have been talking about playing their first round of golf. it was supposed to happen at the medalist about 30 minutes away. because of the weather and the security and everything they decided to do it here. and so at about 11:00 today they went off the first tee for their first round of golf. this is no
CSPAN
Feb 17, 2013 6:00pm EST
. -- the sequester. but i've seen nothing out of the white house that is realistic in that regard. >> what would you consider a realistic plan to avert the sequester because president obama has insisted on new revenue, new taxes and so have the senate democrats as well. so what would be an acceptable, realistic plan that the president could present to congress, to both chambers? >> all of this activity is about an effort to's rein in spending. we're borrowing 42 cents of every dollar we spend. the deficits are almost out of control. we have a national debt of 16-plus trillion dollars. and what we're looking for is realistic ways to cut spending. now, as has been said before, and i hope commonly understood, we only appropriate a little over a 1/3 of federal spending. that's what congress annually appropriates, or supposed to. 2/3 of federal spending are the mandatories, the entitlement programs. everything from social security, food stamps to veterans pensions, medicare, medicaid, and a hundred others. that's where all the money is. and until you rein in the entitlement spending, we cannot get to a b
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